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* What is Kazaap

* Download WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool

* Remove Kazaap manually

* Uninstall Kazaap from Windows 10

* Uninstall Kazaap from Windows 8/8.1

* Uninstall Kazaap from Windows 7

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Threat indicator: MEDIUM

Threat's profile

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Command or file name:

Threat type:

Affected OS:

Affected browsers:

Kazaap

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Badware

Win32 (Windows XP, Vista/7, 8/8.1, Windows 10)

Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari


Even if Kazaap removal tools treats registry HTML links ending in Kazaap removal Kazaap discharges anyway. Windows Registry singularity that allows applications to be discharged automatically when opening the system boots can be used by Kazaap to cheat attempts to remove Kazaap during the action of Kazaap removal. Funny thing about that, some Kazaap even perfect functions of Kazaap removal tools when they perform competing Kazaap removal. If you don't want to remove Kazaap or purchase Kazaap removal tool, you can abate privileges of specific woundable wide-area net-facing advances such as Internet Explorer. In 2006 Microsoft Co. released its Kazaap removal tool which is Windows Defender application which is in by-default package of Windows Vista operating system and new Windows 7. Kazaap removal tool can remove Kazaap which is by now in your machine that is the most notorious method when performing Kazaap removal operation.


Kazaap intrusion method

Kazaap installs on your PC along with free software. This method is called "bundled installation". Freeware offers you to install additional module (Kazaap). Then if you fail to decline the offer it starts hidden installation. Kazaap copies its file(s) to your hard disk. Its typical file name is *. Sometimes it creates new startup key with name Kazaap and value *. You can also find it in your processes list with name * or Kazaap. Also, it can create folder with name Kazaap under C:\Program Files\ or C:\ProgramData. After installation Kazaap starts displaying ads, pop-ups, banners on your PC or in browsers. It is recommended to remove Kazaap immediately.


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How to remove Kazaap manually

This problem can be solved manually by deleting all registry keys and files connected with Kazaap, removing it from starup list and unregistering all corresponding DLLs. Additionally missing DLL's should be restored from distribution in case they are corrupted by Kazaap.

To get rid of Kazaap, you should:


1. Kill the following processes and delete the appropriate files:


  • kazaap.exe
  • pests.dtx
  • kazaap.lnk
  • secure update.lnk
  • uninstall kazaap.lnk

Warning: you should delete only those files which checksums are listed as malicious. There may be valid files with the same names in your system. We recommend you to use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.

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2. Delete the following malicious folders:


  • %programfiles%\kazaap\
  • %programfiles%\kazaap\db\
  • %autostart% \kazaap\


3. Delete the following malicious registry entries and\or values:


  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Update\Components\1
    Value: Version
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Update\Components\2
    Value: Version
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Update\Components\3
    Value: Version
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Update\Components\4
    Value: Version
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Update\Components\1
    Value: Var
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Update\Components\2
    Value: Var
  • Key:
    Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Kazaap Adware & Spyware Remover

    Value: DisplayName
  • Key:
    Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Kazaap Adware & Spyware Remover

    Value: UninstallString
  • Key:
    Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Kazaap Adware & Spyware Remover

    Value: DisplayIcon
  • Key:
    Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Kazaap Adware & Spyware Remover

    Value: DisplayVersion
  • Key:
    Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Kazaap Adware & Spyware Remover

    Value: Publisher
  • Key:
    Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Kazaap Adware & Spyware Remover

    Value: RegCompany
  • Key:
    Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Kazaap Adware & Spyware Remover

    Value: URLInfoAbout
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: wasshown
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: showconfigure
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: openbackground
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: pblockbefav
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: popenbefav
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: blockflash
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: opensearchinnew
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: keephistory
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: showdescriptive
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: showhighlbutton
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: newtablocation
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: hidejscript
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: blockadverts
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: blockadvertsbypath
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: blockadvertsbysize
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: blocktextadverts
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: blockspyadware
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: blockspammers
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: blockworms
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: enableprivacy
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: keyaddnewtab
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: keyclosetab
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: keyswitchtab
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: keyquicksearch
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: keyhighlight
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: keygroup
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: hidereferrer
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: hideuseragent
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: hideacceptencoding
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: hideacceptlanguage
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: hidexforward
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: addrandomheader
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Cleaner
    Value: clearindexdat
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Cleaner
    Value: clearcache
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Cleaner
    Value: clearcookies
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Cleaner
    Value: clearhistory
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Cleaner
    Value: clearlasturls
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Swift Sweeper
    Value: Quarantine
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Swift Sweeper
    Value: Protect Homepage
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Swift Sweeper
    Value: Homepage
  • Key: Software\Kazaap
    Value: installpath
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Update
    Value: lastupdate
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Update
    Value: lastupdaterun
  • Key: Software\Kazaap\Update
    Value: periodupdate

Warning: if value is listed for some registry entries, you should only clear these values and leave keys with such values untouched. We recommend you to use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool for safe problem solution.


Uninstall Kazaap related programs from Control Panel

We recommend you to check list of installed programs and search for Kazaap entry or other unknown and suspicious programs. Below are instructions for different version if Windows. In some cases adware programs are protected by malicious service or process and it will not allow you to uninstall it. If Kazaap won't uninstall or gives you error message that you do not have sufficient rights to do this perform below instructions in Safe Mode or Safe Mode with Networking or use WiperSoft Antispyware Malware Remediation Tool.


Windows 10


  • Click on the Start menu and choose Settings

  • Then click on System and choose Apps & Features in the left column

  • Find Kazaap under in the list and click Uninstall button near it.

  • Confirm by clicking Uninstall button in opened window if necessary.



Windows 8/8.1


  • Right click on the bottom left corner of the screen (while on your desktop)

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Click Uninstall a program under Programs and Features.

  • Locate Kazaap or other related suspicious program.

  • Click Uninstall button.

  • Wait until uninstall process is complete.


Windows 7/Vista


  • Click Start and choose Control Panel.

  • Choose Programs and Features and Uninstall a program.

  • In the list of installed programs find Kazaap

  • Click Uninstall button.


Windows XP


  • Click Start

  • In the menu choose Control Panel

  • Choose Add / Remove Programs.

  • Find Kazaap related entries.

  • Click Remove button.


Protect computer and browsers from infection

Adware threats like Kazaap are very wide-spread, and unfortunatelly many antiviruses fail to detect it. To protect your computer from future infection we recommend you to use SpyHunter, it has active protection module and browser settings guard. It does not conflict with any antiviruses and creates additional shield against threats like Kazaap.

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